• Pressure on government grows for September schools plan

    The government is under increasing pressure to produce a proper coronavirus plan for schools, particularly the renewed pledge to get all pupils back in school by September. The fall-out follows the government dropping its “ambition” this week to get all primary pupils back to school before the summer. Critics from across the political spectrum have

    5.00 Jun. 12th, 2020 | News

  • Speed read: DfE publishes guidance for secondary schools on June 15 reopening plan

    The Department for Education has published guidance for secondary schools about the return of pupils next month. It comes after the prime minister, Boris Johnson, confirmed the government was pushing back the date it expects secondaries to start to provide face-to-face support for year 10 and 12 pupils, from June 1 to June 15. Here’s

    11.23 May. 26th, 2020 | News

  • Long read: Are schools ready for the return of pupils?

    Prime minister Boris Johnson is set to reveal his “comprehensive” plan for how schools will reopen. What do we know? What are schools doing? And how has it worked in other countries? Schools Week investigates. This Sunday Boris Johnson is expected to announce details of his plan to allow children to return to schools, while

    7.00 May. 8th, 2020 | News